BBC analysis shows a surge in hospital delays as experts warn 'little in tank' to cope with coronavirus.
Debbie SorkinBBC analysis shows nearly a quarter of patients admitted to hospital wards in England during Dec ‘19 - Jan ‘20 spent > 4 hours on trolleys before a bed could be found ➡️ backlog of ambulance waits
The biggest global study into attitudes on immunisation reveals confidence is low in some regions.
Debbie SorkinNew study by Wellcome Trust into global attitudes to immunisation, with responses from 140,000 ppl in 140 countries: suggests ⬇️ levels of trust in some regions, although overwhelming majority of ppl continue to have high levels of trust in vaccines
The number of European nurses arriving in Britain has fallen from about 9,000 to 900 a year since the Brexit referendum, it was revealed today. London has the highest vacancy rate in the country and the ability to lure health professionals from the...
Debbie SorkinStats from Nursing & Midwifery Council suggest number of European nurses arriving in UK has fallen from 9,000 to 900 a year
Figures for England show 6,463 homes built in 2017-18 despite 1.25 million families on waiting lists
Debbie SorkinGovt figures show construction of homes for social rent has dropped 80% in the last decade, down from c 30,000 to just over 6,000 in 2017/18, despite over 1m families in England on waiting lists for council housing